About Us

Who We Are

CUPE Nova Scotia represents more than 18,000 working women and men employed throughout the public sector. We are proud to be part of Canada’s largest and fastest-growing union. CUPE represents workers in health care, education, municipalities, libraries, child care, universities, social services, public utilities, transportation, emergency services, and airlines.

CUPE members are service-providers, white-collar workers, technicians, labourers, skilled tradespeople, and professionals. More than two-thirds of CUPE members are women. About one-third of our members work part-time.

Executive Board

President
Nan McFadgen
Phone: 902-759-3231
nanmcf@icloud.com

Vice-President
Dianne Frittenburg
Phone: 902-521-7782
dfritt@icloud.com

Recording Secretary
Chris Melanson
Phone: 902-818-7767
cmelanson@hotmail.com

Secretary Treasurer
Donna Van Kroonenburg
120 Meadowland Ave
Bible Hill, NS
B2N 6J9
Phone: 902-890-6026
superjavin@hotmail.com

Equity Vice-President
Dwayne Tattrie
detattrie@hotmail.com

Communications Editor
Kelsie Croft
Phone: 902-298-5866
k.croft-12@hotmail.com

Young Worker
Ashley Rhodes
ashleyrhodes88@hotmail.com

Area VP – Dartmouth
Louise Riley
kid@ns.sympatico.ca

Area VP – New Glasgow
Sean Foley
deer9992@yahoo.com

Area VP – Sydney
Pauline Chicarella
paulichica19@gmail.com

Area VP – Yarmouth
Marcy Vacon
mvacon@hotmail.com

Affiliated Locals